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Given that the President of the United States is entrusted with making decisions for more than 300 million Americans, it would be easy to assume that they are paid handsomely. However, Barack Obama only receives a modest salary of $400,000/year.
So how did these Democrats become so wealthy? Let’s take a look at some of the richest Democrat presidents of all-time:
13. Harry Truman (Estimated Net Worth: Under $1 Million)
Famous for ordering the atomic bombs to be dropped in Japan, Truman has the honor of being the least wealthy Democratic president. His early career was spent doing odd jobs before being elected to various political positions in D.C.